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The Award database is continually updated throughout the year. As a result, data for FY19 is not expected to be complete until June, 2020.

  1. Advanced Nitric Oxide Release Bactericidal Urinary Catheters

    SBC: BIOCREDE INC.            Topic: 300

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant In Phase I Biocrede developed a completely new urinary tract silicone Foley catheter with a andgt month shelf life made from a proprietary polymeric formulation to effectively reduce catheter associated urinary tract infections CAUTI via nitric oxide NO release for andgt weeks Key features of the new technology include catheters continuously d ...

    STTR Phase II 2015 Department of Health and Human Services
  2. A DOPPLER SIMULATOR FOR VASCULAR ULTRASOUND TRAINING

    SBC: Sheehan Medical LLC            Topic: NIBIB

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Doppler ultrasound is relied upon as the primary and often the only test used to diagnose vascular pathology Because variations in technical skill directly impact surgical referral decisions there is a strong clinical need to ensure that provides both attain and maintain skills in this procedure The problem we address is the lack of a quantitative or standar ...

    STTR Phase II 2015 Department of Health and Human Services
  3. Improving Outcomes for Mechanically Ventilated Patients with the Digital EZ Board

    SBC: VIDATAK, LLC            Topic: 600

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Effective communication between patients and healthcare professionals is essential to achieve positive clinical outcomes Patients who are unable to communicate effectively e g patients with limited English proficiency LEP those who are hearing impaired aphasic or have oral tracheal intubation experience extreme frustration panic anxiety sleeplessne ...

    STTR Phase II 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  4. Continuous measurement of cell growth as an optimal tool in drug toxicity testing (Supplement)

    SBC: EnTox Sciences LLC            Topic: NCATS

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant During the process of screening for drugs with therapeutic potential often times several candidates emerge as prime candidates with similar efficacy and the choice for a lead compound is difficult to make However peopleandapos s lives and billions of dollars may rest on the choice of which compound to bring to clinical investigation and trials Since any lev ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human Services
  5. IRE1 alpha inhibitors for Retinal Degenerative Diseases

    SBC: Optikira, LLC            Topic: N

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Approximately Americans suffer from vision loss due to Retinitis Pigmentosa RP Despite significant progress in elucidating the molecular genetics of RP over the past three decades no disease modifying therapies have been approved There is compelling evidence implicating endoplasmic reticulum ER stress in the pathogenesis of various forms of RP e ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human Services
  6. STTR Phase II: Nanofiber Fabrication via Melt Coextrusion for Fuel Filter Membranes

    SBC: POLYMERPLUS LLC            Topic: MN

    The broader impact/commercial potential of this Small Business Technology Transfer Phase II project is to demonstrate a low cost, environmentally friendly co-extrusion fabrication method for producing high surface area micro- and nanofiber based nonwoven fuel filter sheets. The micro-/nanofiber nonwoven structures are fabricated from two different hydrophilic and hydrophobic polymers in a melt co- ...

    STTR Phase II 2015 National Science Foundation
  7. STTR Phase II: Digital eWriter for The Classroom

    SBC: KENT DISPLAYS, INC.            Topic: AS

    This Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase II project develops eWriter devices for classroom use as a sustainable paper replacement technology and an effective tool for student-teacher interaction. The eWriters provide a paper-like writing experience and electronically capture, store, and transfer handwritten text and images. For education, eWriters introduce a sustainable paper replacem ...

    STTR Phase II 2015 National Science Foundation
  8. IRE1 alpha inhibitors for type 2 diabetes

    SBC: Optikira, LLC            Topic: 200

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant The American Diabetes Association has declared type diabetes T D a public health crisis T D begins as a state of compensated insulin resistance frank disease develops when of insulin producing pancreatic islet cells of affected individuals undergo cell death Endoplasmic reticulum ER stress has emerged as a central underlying mechanism that drive ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  9. Family Supportive Supervisor Training and Workplace Assessment Tool

    SBC: WORK LIFE HELP, INC.            Topic: NIA

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Managing the demands of work and personal life is a major stressor affecting employees yet there are virtually no evidence based workplace supervisory training interventions to address this critical public health concern Research has shown work family conflict can affect employeesandapos health workplace productivity family interactions and safety and wel ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  10. STTR Phase I: High Brightness Fluorophores for Bioscience Applications

    SBC: StabiLux Biosciences, Inc            Topic: BT

    The broader impact/commercial potential of this Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) project will be to develop new fluorophores for use with flow cytometers to enable the detection and sorting of thousands of cells per second. The market opportunity for fluorophores that are important imaging reagents for biomedical research is significant and growing, and there is a growing demand for multi ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 National Science Foundation
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